Edward J. Zajac

Northwestern University - Kellogg School of Business

2001 Sheridan Road

Evanston, IL 60208

United States

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Scholarly Papers (12)

1.

The Institutional Nature of Price Bubbles

Number of pages: 24 Posted: 01 Feb 2007 Last Revised: 28 Jan 2008
Sheen S. Levine and Edward J. Zajac
University of Texas at Dallas and Northwestern University - Kellogg School of Business
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Bubble, Market, Finance, Institution, Behavioral Economics, Economic Sociology

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Corporate Elites and Corporate Strategy: How Demographic Preferences and Structural Position Shape the Scope of the Firm

Strategic Management Journal, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 04 Sep 2006
Michael Jensen and Edward J. Zajac
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upper echelons, corporate elites, diversification, CEOs, directors, top management teams, acquisitions

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The Social Construction of Market Value: Institutionalization and Learning Perspectives on Stock Market Reactions

American Sociological Review, Vol. 69, pp. 433-458, 2004, Ross School of Business Paper No. B007
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 11 Oct 2006
Edward J. Zajac and James D. Westphal
Northwestern University - Kellogg School of Business and University of Michigan - Stephen M. Ross School of Business
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governance, institutional theory

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Made to Fit: How Practices Vary as They Diffuse

Academy of Management Review, January 1, 2010; 35 (1)
Number of pages: 72 Posted: 06 Sep 2014
Shaz Ansari, Peer C. Fiss and Edward J. Zajac
University of Cambridge - Judge Business School, University of Southern California - Management and Organization Department and Northwestern University - Kellogg School of Business
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Corporate Governance, Boards of Directors, Strategic Change, Newly Public Firms, Broad and Deep Expertise, Adaptive Expertise

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Venture Capital Ownership as a Contingent Resource: How Owner/Firm Fit Influences IPO Outcomes

Lungeanu, R., & Zajac, E. J. (2016). Venture Capital Ownership as a Contingent Resource: How Owner–Firm Fit Influences IPO Outcomes. Academy of Management Journal, 59(3), 930-955.
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 22 Sep 2018
Razvan Lungeanu and Edward J. Zajac
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Venture Capital Expertise, IPO, Contingency Theory

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Power and Paradigms: The Dutch Response to Pressures for Shareholder Value

Corporate Governance: An International Review, Vol. 23, Issue 1, pp. 60-75, 2015
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 18 Jan 2015
Queensland University of Technology - School of Management, Northwestern University - Kellogg School of Business, Northwestern University - Kellogg School of Management, Erasmus University Rotterdam (EUR) - Department of Strategic Management and Entrepreneurship and Erasmus University Rotterdam (EUR) - Rotterdam School of Management (RSM)
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Corporate Governance, Practice/Idea Diffusion, Shareholder Value Orientation, Ownership Structure, The Netherlands

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When Do Outsider CEOs Generate Strategic Change? The Enabling Role of Corporate Stability

Journal of Management Studies, Vol. 50, Issue 7, pp. 1267-1294, 2013
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 12 Oct 2013
Ayse Karaevli and Edward J. Zajac
Sabanci University - Graduate School of Management and Northwestern University - Kellogg School of Business
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CEO successions, outsider CEOs, strategic change, strategic leadership, successor origin

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A Behavioral Theory of Corporate Governance: Explicating the Mechanisms of Socially Situated and Socially Constituted Agency

Academy of Management Annals, Forthcoming
Posted: 20 Mar 2013
James D. Westphal and Edward J. Zajac
University of Michigan - Stephen M. Ross School of Business and Northwestern University - Kellogg School of Business

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corporate governance, boards, directors, agency, power, institutional theory

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Control, Collaboration, and Productivity in International Joint Ventures: Theory and Evidence

Strategic Management Journal, Forthcoming
Posted: 04 Feb 2009
Jing Li, Changhui Zhou and Edward J. Zajac
Simon Fraser University, Peking University - Guanghua School of Management and Northwestern University - Kellogg School of Business

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Control, Collaboration, Joint Venture, China

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The Diffusion of Ideas Over Contested Terrain: The (Non) Adoption of a Shareholder Value Orientation Among German Firms

Administrative Science Quarterly, Vol. 49, No. 4, pp. 501-534, 2004
Posted: 30 Jul 2007
Peer C. Fiss and Edward J. Zajac
University of Southern California - Management and Organization Department and Northwestern University - Kellogg School of Business

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Studies, Corporate governance, Shareholder relations, Public companies, Mathematical models

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The Symbolic Management of Strategic Change: Sensegiving via Framing and Decoupling

Academy of Management Journal, Vol. 49, No. 6, pp. 1173-1193
Posted: 28 Jul 2007
Peer C. Fiss and Edward J. Zajac
University of Southern California - Management and Organization Department and Northwestern University - Kellogg School of Business

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Other Papers (1)

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When and Where Can Institutionalization Occur? The Case of Price Bubbles in Financial Markets

Atlanta Competitive Advantage Conference Paper
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 03 Mar 2009 Last Revised: 26 May 2009
Sheen S. Levine and Edward J. Zajac
University of Texas at Dallas and Northwestern University - Kellogg School of Business
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Institutionalization, Market, Price, Bubble, Experiment, Institution, Behavioral Economics, Economic Sociology